Narges Mohammadi

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Narges Mohammadi (Persian: نرگس محمدی; born 21 April 1972) is an Iranian human rights activist and Nobel laureate. She is the vice president of the Defenders of Human Rights Center (DHRC), headed by her fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Shirin Ebadi. Mohammadi has been a vocal proponent of mass feminist civil disobedience against the hijab in Iran and a vocal critic of the hijab and chastity program of 2023. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Narges Mohammadi has received more than 563,651 page views. Her biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia. Narges Mohammadi is the 109th most popular social activist, the 119th most popular biography from Iran and the 3rd most popular Iranian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Narges Mohammadi ranks 109 out of 840Before her are Leila Khaled, Kasturba Gandhi, Syed Ahmad Khan, Jody Williams, Bugsy Siegel, and Ishikawa Goemon. After her are Nat Turner, Vlado Chernozemski, René Cassin, An Jung-geun, Frank Costello, and Alexander Parvus.

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Among people born in 1972, Narges Mohammadi ranks 11Before her are Eminem, Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Rivaldo, Andrzej Duda, and Pavel Nedvěd. After her are Lilian Thuram, Jude Law, Pedro Sánchez, Dwayne Johnson, Vanessa Paradis, and Queen Letizia of Spain.

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Among people born in Iran, Narges Mohammadi ranks 119 out of 631Before her are Magtymguly Pyragy (1733), Mohammad Shah Qajar (1808), Abu Hanifa Dinawari (815), Haji Bektash Veli (1209), Bardiya (-580), and Karim Khan Zand (1705). After her are Arses of Persia (-360), Mehran Karimi Nasseri (1942), Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar (1853), Abbas III (1732), Sasan (200), and Vologases I of Parthia (1).

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Among social activists born in Iran, Narges Mohammadi ranks 3Before her are Shirin Ebadi (1947), and Babak Khorramdin (798). After her are Musa al-Sadr (1928), Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei (1899), Massoud Rajavi (1948), Nasrin Sotoudeh (1963), Mahmoud Taleghani (1911), Mina Ahadi (1956), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), Maryam Namazie (1966), and Reyhaneh Jabbari (1988).